Non-Profit Tree Decorating Now’s the time to register for the annual Festival of Trees at Hastings Museum! Our annual Tree Decorating Party is set for Saturday, November 22, and the deadline to register is Monday, November 17. Registration Forms Here
Food Drive Competition
Again this year we are competing against the Stuhr Museum to see who can collect the most for our local food pantries. Please bring non-perishable food items to the Museum during regular business hours. Interested in making a cash donation? We take those too. The competition kicks off Nov. 22.
Family Program | Theme: Pearl Harbor | Sun., Dec. 7 | 2:00-4:00 | Join us as we remember a “date which will live in infamy.” December 7th is the 73rd anniversary of the bombing of Pearl Harbor. We’ll learn about this historic event through survivor’s accounts and newspaper stories, and we’ll reimagine the time period through Tweets. Please note, this program is on a Sunday instead of the usual Saturday. More Here
Breakfast & Santa Dec 13 | Here’s your chance to see Santa and give him your Christmas list! We’ll have juice and donuts for everyone and Santa will make his appearance shortly after. Photos of your child on Santa’s lap can be taken by Weber Studio for a small fee and the Hastings College Bell Trio will preform during the festivities. More Here
WWII for Kids: Dec. 30, 8:30 am – Noon | Experience what life was like for children during WWII. Join us as we explore how life changed for children on the American home front during WWII. This program pairs perfectly with our 3D film, D-Day: Normady 1944. A great activity during Christmas vacation! More Here
WWII Poster Project for Kids! Create a poster based on a WWII themed book or oral history and see your work hung on the walls of the Museum. Open to all grades. Posters due Jan. 10, 2015. More Here